Esther Strauss

Esther Strauss

Esther Strauss

Expertise

Business management, Business strategy, Personal finance, Human resources management, Media planning

Currently

Co-founder

Education

Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management, Mannheim Business School, Master of Business Administration (MBA), Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania

Esther Strauss is the co-founder of Step By Step Business, as well as an accomplished author and speaker.

Education

Esther attended the University of Pennsylvania, during which time she studied abroad at Oxford University. While at Penn, she was involved in an entrepreneurship program and won the Best Business Idea award twice. She earned her Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. She was also an assistant professor at Babson College and taught entrepreneurial leadership courses.

Experience

Esther is a business strategist with over 20 years of experience as an entrepreneur, executive, educator, and management advisor. She has founded companies in technology and media, both of which had successful exits within 5 years. The companies now employ over 200 people. She has several impressive accomplishments in the media field.

Esther was named a “Corporate Champion” in Folio Magazine’s 2019 Top Women in Media Awards. She also appears in print, broadcast and streaming media as a personal finance and careers commentator and expert.

She served as the Director of Client Services at SET Media, a video ad technology company. She started her career in media planning at Universal McCann in San Francisco working with brands such as Microsoft and Sony.

Her work has achieved award-winning results including EPPY, OMMA and W3 awards in UI/UX. Visual Aesthetics, and Website Design.

Currently, as a co-founder of Step-By-Step Business, a company focused on educating aspiring entrepreneurs, her role is to strategically drive the growth of the company, and to make sure that the information provided to entrepreneurs provides the greatest possible value. The company’s long-term goal is to inspire the formation of thousands of new businesses by creating awareness of opportunities and providing comprehensive guidance to entrepreneurs around the world.

 

 

Recent articles

13 Best Handmade Business Ideas

13 Best Handmade Business Ideas

Esther Strauss

Published on November 4, 2022

Do you love creating something with your hands? If so, you’re looking at a potential money-making venture. How a hobby turned into a highlyprofita ...

15 Best Design Business Ideas

15 Best Design Business Ideas

Esther Strauss

Published on November 4, 2022

The importance of design cannot be overemphasized. A good design clearly conveys the message, simplifies navigation and enhances accessibility of aw ...

26 Business Ideas For Stay-at-Home Moms

26 Business Ideas For Stay-at-Home Moms

Esther Strauss

Published on November 4, 2022

Many mothers opt to stay at home to take care of their young children while their husbands are working. That doesn’t mean they can no longerpursue ...

15 Business Ideas For Empaths

15 Business Ideas For Empaths

Esther Strauss

Published on November 4, 2022

Are you able to detect and understand other people’s feelings? If so, then you’re an empath and there’s a good chance you’ll succeed as anen ...

10 Best Business Ideas In Wyoming

10 Best Business Ideas In Wyoming

Esther Strauss

Published on October 28, 2022

Tourism is a vibrant industry in Wyoming with plenty of business opportunities. Millions of tourists visit the national parks, includingYellowstone, ...

14 Best Business Ideas In Wisconsin

14 Best Business Ideas In Wisconsin

Esther Strauss

Published on October 28, 2022

Wisconsin is known for producing cheese and other dairy products as well as beer. One of its cities, Milwaukee, is home to MillerCoors LLC and other ...

13 Best Business Ideas In West Virginia

13 Best Business Ideas In West Virginia

Esther Strauss

Published on October 28, 2022

West Virginia has long relied on its mining, energy, manufacturing and service industries. Its economy is starting to rebound from the economicdownt ...

13 Best Business Ideas In Washington

13 Best Business Ideas In Washington

Esther Strauss

Published on October 28, 2022

Named after a US president, Washington state is the country’s largest producer of apples, lumber and plywood. It’s also the birthplace of coffee ...

14 Best Business Ideas In Virginia

14 Best Business Ideas In Virginia

Esther Strauss

Published on October 28, 2022

Virginia is the leading data center market in the US. It also has an emerging unmanned systems industry, a diverse manufacturing sector, and astrong ...